2018-19 Catalog 
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2018-19 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Networking Technology - AAS

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This program is designed to provide students with the necessary skills to gain employment as an information technology professional in the field of networking technology. Emphasis is placed on managing and supporting desktop computers, servers, and network operating systems, and designing and supporting complex wired and wireless network infrastructures. Students interested in college transfer for Bachelor degrees in Information Technology or Technology Management should see an academic advisor.

Credit Hours Required: 67-69

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General Education Requirements

  1. Foundation Studies (12 credits)
    1.   Credits: 6
    2.   Credits: 3
    3.   Credits: 3
  2. Area Studies (7 credits)
    1.   Credits: 4
    2.   or   Credits: 3

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Computer Networking Technology Degree program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Describe and configure the hardware and software used in a small- to medium- sized computer network. (CNT 100)
  2. Maintain and repair personal computers. (CNT 110)
  3. Discuss the methods and operation of local and wide area networks. (CNT 115)
  4. Perform administrative and troubleshooting tasks on Windows server operating systems. (CNT 120)
  5. Perform administrative and troubleshooting tasks on Windows client operating systems. (CNT 121)
  6. Manage and maintain a Microsoft Windows Server Active Directory environment. (CNT 122)
  7. Manage and support a Microsoft Windows Server network infrastructure. (CNT 123)
  8. Configure and implement network security. (CNT 135)
  9. Describe the function of TCP/IP and the OSI model and related devices. (CNT 140)
  10. Configure Cisco routing technologies. (CNT 150)
  11. Configure Cisco switching and wireless technologies. (CNT 160)
  12. Configure and describe wide area network access technologies. (CNT 170)
  13. Analyze, design, implement, and present a networking project. (CNT 294)

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